Contra Costa County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Contra Costa County, CA. (Page 4)

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  1. Bay Area water agency may start Sacramento River diversionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    A Bay Area water agency may use its water contracts on the Sacramento River for the first time to help its customers survive the ongoing drought.

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  2. East Bay Broadband Consortium works to raise the grade for high-speed InternetRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Halfway To Concord

    ... include Alameda, Concord, Pleasant Hill, and Walnut Creek. See the nearby map of broadband coverage in Contra Costa County (click to enlarge or download). "Future demand requires that we improve our current infrastructure," says Linda Best, ...

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  3. Coroner Update on Mt. Tam Hiker Found by Contra Costa Volunteers & Search DogsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Patch.com

    ... and gave sheriff's deputies the location where he last saw her. Search dogs and volunteers from the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office spotted Glinkowski's body around 9:25 a.m. Saturday about a half-mile from the Bootjack parking lot where she ...

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  4. Was Tax Day good for you? Probably not.Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Halfway To Concord

    ... in 3 months! But when wages are not only stagnant for eight years but have gone DOWN, being employed by Contra Costa County is no longer a job of integrity, or an example of value and honor. Contra Costa County is currently in negotiations with my ...

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  5. Richmond homicide suspect turns herself in to San Francisco policeRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Inside Bay Area

    ... said Tuesday. She remained in police custody in San Francisco and is expected to be transferred to Contra Costa County for processing later this week, Abetkov said. She will be held in lieu of $1 million bail. Police had been looking for Gaffney ...

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  6. Fresh Tracks: Briones ReservoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... completed the 13.1-mile loop around this lovely man-made body of water in the foothills northeast of Contra Costa County's most exclusive enclave, and I've encountered a total of only five trail users. For someone accustomed to the well-trod trails ...

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  7. Burglar strikes in Summit areaRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... deputies ask residents to immediately call 911. Burglaries reported recently in the Lafayette area of Contra Costa County also have featured reports of a suspect in a similar car, deputies said. CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) In its prime, a massive steam ...

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  8. San Ramon Valley Fire Protection Dispatch Center Earns Award of ExcellenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Patch.com

    ... ty of San Ramon, the southern area of Morgan Territory and the Tassajara Valley, in Northern California (Contra Costa County). The District's service area encompasses approximately 155 square miles and serves a population of 170,000.

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  9. Bay Point man charged with murder in shooting deathRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Center where he died Monday. According to police investigators, Laughlin and his victim knew each other. Contra Costa County DA Mary Knox said the motive for the shooting appears to have been a dispute over a drug deal. Laughlin continues to be held ...

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  10. Coroner: No Signs of Trauma on Woman Found Dead on Mt. TamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Patch.com

    ... and gave sheriff's deputies the location where he last saw her. Search dogs and volunteers from the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office spotted Glinkowski's body around 9:25 a.m. Saturday about a half-mile from the Bootjack parking lot where she ...

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  11. Coroner Update on Missing Hiker Found Dead on Mt. TamRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Patch.com

    ... and gave sheriff's deputies the location where he last saw her. Search dogs and volunteers from the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office spotted Glinkowski's body around 9:25 a.m. Saturday about a half-mile from the Bootjack parking lot where she ...

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  12. Antioch School Board votes to close RAAMP, Carmen Dragon teachers voice concernsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Antioch Herald

    ... and supporters of the Dozier-Libbey Medical High School independent charter petition attended the Contra Costa County Board of Education meeting where several spoke in support of the teachers' petition. That board is expected to take up the matter ...

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  13. East County gardens on Bring Back the Native tourRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Contra Costa Times

    Spring is here and the time has come for the Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour on May 5. This is the 10th year for this free, award-winning tour, and it's interesting to note how in that time, native plant gardens have gone from a rare sight to an accepted garden choice.

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  14. Antioch's Park Middle School hosts beautification day on April 26Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Contra Costa Times

    The Antioch campus is one of just 16 in California to win the prize, and the only recipient from Contra Costa County.

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  15. 55-year-old man killed in Bay Point drug dealRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | SFGate

    ... in front of a home on North Broadway Avenue. He died Friday at John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek. Contra Costa County sheriff's deputies arrested Patrick Laughlin , 59, of Bay Point on suspicion of attempted murder, assault and weapons ...

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  16. Mt. Tam hiker's body showed no traumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | SFGate

    ... are complete, according to the Marin County sheriff's office. Glinkowski's body was found Saturday by a Contra Costa County sheriff's search and rescue team. It followed a tip from a trail runner who recalled seeing a woman matching Glinkowski's ...

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  17. 12 People Arrested for Buying Alcohol for a Minor in CoCo CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | ClayCord.com

    The Vice Unit of the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff has been conducting ongoing operations at establishments that sell alcohol in the unincorporated part of the county.

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  18. Good Neighbors by Faith Barnidge: John Muir Birthday-Earth Day event, ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Inside Bay Area

    Commemorate the 150-year anniversary of California state parks and the 40-year anniversary of the Mt.

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  19. Library CornerRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Inside Bay Area

    All Contra Costa County library branches offer programs for children, teens, adults and families.

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  20. School notesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Inside Bay Area

    With the Common Core initiative generating questions and controversy, a group of parents are holding a forum to present balanced views both for and against the Common Core Standards.

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